Australian Journal of Politics & History

The Australian Journal of Politics and History presents papers addressing significant problems of general interest to those working in the fields of history, political studies and international affairs. Articles explore the politics and history of Australia and modern Europe, intellectual history, political history, and the history of political thought. The journal also publishes articles in the fields of international politics, Australian foreign policy, and Australia's relations with the countries of the Asia-Pacific region.

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Volume 60 (2)

Parliament on “the Wireless” in Australia
Ian Ward, vol. 60 (2): 157-176
“Characteristically Generous”? Australian Responses to Refugees Prior to 1951
Katrina Stats, vol. 60 (2): 177-193
Australia and the Struggle for Soviet Jewry: 1961–1972
Suzanne D. Rutland, vol. 60 (2): 194-213
Redeeming the Warrior: Myth-making and Australia's Vietnam Veterans
Chris Dixon, vol. 60 (2): 214-228
Gaining Greater Access to Western European Decision-Makers: a Motive for Australian Membership of the OECD
Peter Carroll, vol. 60 (2): 229-240
“The Politics of Political Advertising” in Australia and Britain, 1970–1989
Jackie Dickenson, vol. 60 (2): 241-256
The Australian Labor Party: Problems and Prospects
Rae Wear, vol. 60 (2): 257-264
Issues in Australian Foreign Policy
Mark Beeson, vol. 60 (2): 265-278

Volume 60 (1)

Australia's Adoption of Compulsory Voting: Revising the Narrative — not Trailblazing, Uncontested or Democratic
Sarah John, Donald A. DeBats, vol. 60 (1): 1-27
Nazism and Religion: The Problem of “Positive Christianity”
Samuel Koehne, vol. 60 (1): 28-42
The Cerberus from Warringah: F.A. Bland and the Renaissance of the Public Accounts Committee
Kate Jones, Kerry Jacobs, vol. 60 (1): 43-57
Leadership Lessons: Minority Governments, Independents and Relationships
Tracey M. Arklay, vol. 60 (1): 58-72
Third-Party Campaigning and Issue-Advertising in Australia
Graeme Orr, Anika Gauja, vol. 60 (1): 73-92
European Integration and the End of an Imperial Consciousness in Britain
Ben Wellings, vol. 60 (1): 93-109
Islam, Islamism, and Post-Islamism: Rediscovering Politics after the War on Terror
George Crowder, Martin Griffiths, Mubashar Hasan, vol. 60 (1): 110-124
The Head of State Debate: A Comment
Steve Spadijer, vol. 60 (1): 125-129
Book Reviews
vol. 60 (1): 130-156

Volume 59 (4)

“We are Human Beings, and have a Past”: The “Adjustment” of Migrants and the Australian Assimilation Policies of the 1950s
Joy Damousi, vol. 59 (4): 501-516
J.B. Chifley and the Indonesian Revolution, 1945–1949
David Fettling, vol. 59 (4): 517-531
Australia, the International Geophysical Year and the 1959 Antarctic Treaty
Alessandro Antonello, vol. 59 (4): 532-546